About Us

Christine Jones

CHRISTINE JONES is a Tony-award winning set designer and the Artistic Director of Theatre for One, a portable private performing arts space for one actor and one audience member. Her work can currently be seen in London’s West End in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Pts I & II for which she was the scenographer. She directed the immersive nightclub dining experience, Queen of the Night in New York. Her set design for American Idiot won the Tony Award for best set design in 2009, and in 2012, Jones made her debut at The Metropolitan Opera with her design for Rigoletto, set in 1960s Las Vegas. Her Broadway credits include Hands on a Hardbody, On a Clear Day, Spring Awakening (Tony Nomination), The Green Bird (Drama Desk Nomination), Coraline and Everyday Rapture. Her West End work includes Close to You: Bacharach Reimaged, and Let the Right One In. Christine has designed sets for The Book of Longing (Lincoln Center Festival), The Onion Cellar (Elliot Norton Award), Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare in the Park), Burn This (Signature Theatre) and True Love. Her designs were featured in the 2008 exhibition Curtain Call: Celebrating a Century of Women Designers for Live Performance at Lincoln Center Library for Performing Arts. In 2013 she served as the Denzel Washington Guest Chairperson for the Theatre Department of Fordham University. In 2015 she won the Obie for Sustained Excellence in Set Design. Christine has lectured at Princeton University and teaches at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.